As you turn into the stone gates of this Knoxville property you see this beautiful stone home with old brick and wrought iron detailing welcoming you. 5337 Knoxville Road is a stunning home full of character and charm in beautiful Port Hope, Ontario.
The property sits amongst mature trees on 22 acres, 14 of which is farmed, which gives you a nice tax break. If you’re into gardening, there’s a fabulous organic vegetable garden which the owner and his friends enjoy and benefit from. The remaining perennial gardens and shrubs are easily maintained.
The interior of house is designed in the French Provincial manner with high ceilings, plaster walls and wonderfully spacious rooms ideal for entertaining.
There are 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 3 fireplaces and a lower level with a sunny recreation room, games room and loads of storage.
Knoxville is a short 8 minutes drive into the charming heritage town of Port Hope which has many cultural events such as Soulpepper, jazz concerts held at the famous Capitol Theatre, which is the last remaining atmospheric theatre in eastern Canada.
The family room is fabulous with French doors leading to the stone patio and the scent of thyme.
It also has the well-known private school –Trinity College- which is right in the town. You’re an hour by car or train to Toronto- as easy commute to work or just pop in to shop for the day.
This home is utterly charming, you’re in the country but so close to town you have the best of both worlds.
This home is currently listed at $1,699,000. For more information on this listing, contact Fionna Barrington at (905) 800-0321.